Candidates appearing for Common Management Admission Test (CMAT) can register themselves online till January 5, 2015. The CMAT will be conducted online from February 19 to 22, 2015. The Test is conducted by All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE).
Passing of CMAT facilitates the candidates to take admissions in all colleges/institutes affiliated to AICTE. The entire process of registration and the Test is online and the candidates can take out the print of hall tickets on January 30. The results of CMAT will be declared on March 25. The slot booking will be based on “First Come First Served” basis. The Test has negative marking with one mark is deducted for every wrong answer.
No age limit:
Those candidates who have passed the Test can appear for the Test again for increasing their score. They can book the slot in the four-day Test according to their choice. The Test is given by only those candidates who have passed Graduation exam with 50 percent marks or those candidates who are appearing for Final Year of Graduation exam. There is no age limit for candidates.
The Test format:
According to experts, the CMAT candidates have to give answers to four sections including Quantitative Techniques & Data Interpretation, Logical Reasoning, Language Comprehension and General Awareness. A total of 100 questions are asked in the 3-hour Test. The format of questions id multi-choice and the candidates can jump from one section to another easily. The candidates are provided with sketch pens but have to leave them in the exam hall after the Test is over. The candidates have to sit on the booked computer/terminal only. No break is allowed during the Test.